How to Request for an Avant Card Credit Limit Increase
Getting an can give you the feeling of a promotion or raise in your job. Though not exactly as massive, it's still a significant moment in your credit life. An increased credit limit enhances your purchasing power, and it can also mean good things for your credit score – provided you don't use your newly available credit or go on a shopping spree.
A credit limit increase lowers your credit utilization ratio – supposing you pay down your balance or keep it the same, which translates to a higher credit score. And considering that there are several ways you can use to request an Avant Card credit limit increase, the process can be a bit overwhelming, and that's where DoNotPay comes in handy. Alongside Avant Card, we'll also help you acquire a credit limit increase for
Who Can Request a Higher Avant Card Credit Limit?
An is an unsecured card that provides an alternative for those who have no credit at all or have bad credit and need a card that will permit them to gain credit as well as build or rebuild their credit history. Different from a secured credit card, the Avant Card requires no security deposit. Rather, it provides entry to a revolving line of credit in exchange for a possible annual fee.
When Can I Request an Avant Card Credit Limit Increase?
You can ask for an Avant Card credit limit increase at any time, though the odds of approval are best if you have a history of paying on time and low credit utilization. Additionally, your chances of approval are best if you wait for at least six months from when you open the account or last requested for a higher limit.
If you wait for around six months and manage your account well, you'll have proven that you can handle your current credit limit. You should also know that regularly asking for an increase means that you'll have to go through several hard credit inquiries, which could negatively affect your credit score.
You can as well request for an if your financial situation changes. For instance, if you've got a new job/received a raise from your job, it's the best time to request a credit limit increase since you'll have more cash to spend. Anytime your income climbs up, you could be eligible for a limit increase.
Things to Consider Before Requesting an Avant Card Credit Limit Increase
Though requesting an Avant card credit limit increase is easy, ensure that you request an increase when you have a better chance of approval. This is because you need to consider things such as a hard credit inquiry when applying for an increase.
One of the benefits of an Avant Card is that it allows you to apply for a credit limit increase without an initial hard credit inquiry, which helps you to know your likely credit limit as well as the annual fee. However, if you decide to proceed with the application, you must still undergo a hard inquiry to be formally approved for the card.
How to Request an Avant Card Credit Limit Increase on Your Own
Here are a few ways to request an Avant Card credit limit increase by yourself.
1. Log in to the increased Avant website
You can log into their website or the mobile app and follow the given guidelines on the self-service dashboard.
2. Call customer service
You can also ask for an Avant credit limit by calling customer service at 1-855-AVANTCARD. Their service hours are 7.00 a.m. up to 10.00 p.m. CT on weekdays and 7.00 a.m. until 8.00 p.m. on weekends.
3. Wait for an automatic increase
Additionally, you can wait for Avant to occasionally review your account and give you an automatic credit limit increase, though there's no guarantee that you'll get one. One significant benefit of an automatic credit limit increase is that it is done using a soft credit pull, not impacting your credit score.
How to Request Higher Avant Card Credit Limits Using DoNotPay
If you want to request higher credit limits but don't know where to start, DoNotPay has you covered in six easy steps:
- Go to the Credit Limit Increase product on DoNotPay.
- Select which type of card you own and your credit provider.
- Tell us more about your card, such as when you first created this card, your current credit limit, what you would like your new limit to be, your card number, and whether you've missed past payments.
- Tell us more about your current income and expenses and why you would like to request a limit increase.
- Indicate whether you want to allow hard inquiries to be made into your credit history. Upload a copy of your ID and provide your e-signature
- Submit your task. DoNotPay will deliver the request letter on your behalf. You should hear back from the card provider with confirmation or a request for more information within a few weeks.
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